David O. Russell’s next project will reportedly be an adaptation of Matthew Quick’s novel The Silver Linings Playbook.
The story follows a history teacher after he is released from a mental hospital and placed in the care of his mother. He attempts to win back his ex-wife but ends up becoming romantically involved with the widowed sister-in-law of his best friend.
is rumored to have been cast in the lead, and Anne Hathaway will portray his love interest. No word on when filming is set to begin.